By Marco Ramirez
September 28-November 6, 2016 – Stiemke Studio
From the award-winning writer of the hit TV series Orange Is the New Black and Sons of Anarchy comes one of the hottest new plays in the country. It’s 1905. Jay “The Sport” Jackson wants nothing more than to prove he’s the best boxer in the world but in the Jim Crow era, his chances are as good as knocked out. When a crooked boxing promoter hatches a plan for “the fight of the century,” The Sport just might land a place in the ring with the reigning white heavyweight champion. Set in a boxing ring and inspired by the true story of the boxer who broke the color barrier in professional sports, The Royale packs a punch that will leave you breathless. Learn More
• Student Matinee: October 19 and 25 at 10:30am
• Other Matinees: November 2 at 1:30pm
Age Recommendation: 13 and up
Content Advisory: Some adult themes and profanity.
Topics: Boxing, Racial Social Structures, Racism
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